Students in the News

Emily Freiburger (Global Studies major/German minor) is featured on Journalstandard.com for her study abroad program and achievements.  Emily completed all three German-speaking program core courses for advanced students, GER 205 and on International Marketing course at WU. She will return to Austria in September for her Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistantship. Congrats, Emily!  

https://www.journalstandard.com/news/20190627/highland-graduate-takes-studies-abroad-for-global-studies

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Ryan Mills is embarking on a journey to Dalian, China where he will study a years worth of advanced Chinese in 8 weeks. He is the recipient of the Critical Language Scholarship which is a fully funded intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities.  Here is a press release about Ryan: https://news.illinois.edu/view/6367/792720 

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Global Studies graduate, Taylor Jennings, published an article in Q Magazine, a publications for the Undergraduate Certificate in Environmental Writing on campus. Her article is about fresh water issues in the world.  Here is article titled, A Clear Message: https://q.sustainability.illinois.edu/aclearmessage/